South Park Playground
Wading Pools and Sprayparks
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Address: 738 S Sullivan St
General Parks Information: (206) 684-4075 | Contact
Wading Pool Hotline: (206) 684-7796
All Wading Pools and Sprayparks have closed for 2013 and will reopen in Summer 2014.
The South Park Playground Wading Pool is located near South Park Community Center on the west end of South Park Playfield. You can enjoy the sun while they splash around in the pool and have fun in the play area adjacent to it.
June 24 - August 18, 2013
Sun, Mon, Tues noon - 7 p.m.
Tennis courts, 2 outside volleyball courts, 2 softball diamonds, & a play area for children
Duwamish Waterway Park, Marra Farm, & South Park Computer Lab
We will plan to open the wading pools on sunny days when the temperature is forecast to be 70 degrees or higher. On most days we will fill them half full, which is a 50% water savings…..but on the busiest days they will be filled to the top!
Parks uses the average of temperature forecasts from eight weather websites to determine whether to close. When that average temperature is forecast to be below 70 degrees, Parks makes the decision not to open the wading pools or sprayparks.
Our wading pool hotline, (206) 684-7796, is updated every morning by 9:30 a.m. If the weather looks iffy, it’s the best way to find out if the wading pools and sprayparks are open for the day or not.
- Children under 10 years old must be supervised by a responsible adult.
- No "Bare Buns" - bathing suit attire required, babies must wear tight plastic
pants or diapers designed for swimming.
- No food or drink; no glass containers.
- No spots - people with communicable diseases are not allowed in the pool.
- No fidos (dogs, cats, etc.)
- No bikes
- No running
- No water fights
- No drugs or alcohol